Police are searching for a young boy who is missing from his home in Hartlepool.
Cleveland Police say they are concerned for 12-year-old Jack Kearns who has been missing since 7pm last night.
The youngster was last seen in Ashwood Close in the town.
A spokesman for Cleveland Police, said: "He hasn't lived in the area long and has few contacts."
Jack is about 5ft tall with light brown hair and of slight build. He was wearing a grey Nike hoodie, black slim joggers and black or dark Adidas trainers.
Anyone with information is urged to call the police on 101.